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May 17, 2018 6:26 PM French official says friend of Paris attacker faces accomplice charge

Khamzat Azimov, who was born in the Russian republic of Chechnya, killed one person and wounded four others with a knife. He was killed by police as he advanced on them, saying “shoot, shoot, shoot.” Molins said that Azimov’s parents, who were detained shortly after the stabbing spree, said they recognized their son in a video declaring allegiance to the Islamic 7

May 10, 2018 7:26 PM Israel bombards Iranian military positions in Syria

Israel and Iran have long fought each other through proxies, but U.S. President Donald Trump’s withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal earlier this week has emboldened Israel to make a direct attack. In a statement, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said “the Iranian regime’s deployment into Syria of offensive rocket and missile systems 10

May 3, 2018 7:41 PM Comey slams Giuliani for calling FBI agents ‘stormtroopers’

Giuliani referred to FBI agents as “stormtroopers,” a term originally used to describe specialist soldiers of the German Army in World War I and adopted by the Nazi Party for members of its paramilitary wing. In recent days, as Giuliani has made a string of media appearances, he has taken repeated shots at Comey, whom Trump fired last year. Comey is currently 13

April 29, 2018 5:22 PM Penguins' Malkin out for Game 2 against Capitals

Pittsburgh star to miss 3rd consecutive game Injured star Evgeni Malkin was out of the Pittsburgh Penguins' lineup for Game 2 of their second-round series against the Washington Capitals. Coach Mike Sullivan confirmed about two hours before Sunday's puck drop that Malkin was out for the third consecutive game. Malkin appeared to injure his left leg in Game 5 of Pittsburgh's 17

April 29, 2018 3:08 AM Buffalo Sabres win NHL draft lottery

The Buffalo Sabres followed a season filled with losses by finally winning something: the NHL draft lottery, landing the No. 1 pick for just the third time in franchise history. The Sabres became the first team to finish 31st in the standings following the addition of the expansion Vegas Golden Knights, and they entered the draft lottery on Saturday 18

April 27, 2018 8:12 PM Former world champion Jose Aldo to fight at July UFC card in Calgary

Aldo will take on Stephens in the co-main event of a UFC card on July 28. Also on the card, No. 4 flyweight contender Alexis Davis, a native of Niagara Falls, Ont., who fights out of San Jose, faces No. 5 Katlyn Chookagian while No. 11 straweight contender Randa Markos of Windsor, Ont., meets No. 14 Nina Ansaroff. Welterweight Jordan (Young Gun) Mein of Lethbridge 24

April 27, 2018 7:18 PM GOP-led House panel officially clears Trump in Russia probe

The committee’s Republicans didn’t let the President’s campaign completely off the hook, citing “poor judgment” for taking a June 2016 meeting with Russian operatives. The report’s conclusion is fiercely opposed by committee Democrats, who accused their Republican colleagues of playing “defence counsel” for the White House throughout the investigation 13

April 27, 2018 12:16 AM U.S. seeks to extradite Canadian charged in El Chapo case

Mykhaylo Koretskyy, 43, has been indicted in federal court in New York on charges that include conspiracy to import cocaine. MIAMI — A Canadian known as “Russian Mike” who has been charged in the drug trafficking case involving notorious drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman sought Thursday to block his extradition to the U.S. from the Caribbean 27

April 23, 2018 9:30 PM Russian rocket stage holding highly toxic fuel to fall in Canadian Arctic

The Russian rocket stage will drop into Baffin Bay, outside Canada’s territorial waters, but within ocean it claims to regulate and control. Although the rocket is Russian, the launch is a commercial service paid for by the European Space Agency. “The ESA prides itself on being the most environmentally friendly space agency in the world,” said Byers 25

April 22, 2018 2:03 PM North Korea nukes, Russia tension set to top G7 foreign ministers’ talks in Toronto

Chrystia Freeland and Taro Kono signed an efficiency agreement that will allow each other’s militaries to share equipment during joint exercises in Canada, Japan and elsewhere. Their meeting comes days after North Korea pledged to suspend testing of its nuclear and long-range missiles and close its nuclear test site, and days ahead of this week’s historic 17